Staff Writer

Summary: Produces a wide range of content for the NGAUS website, weekly newsletter, social-media channels and NATIONAL GUARD magazine. Contributes to overall look and feel of the association's communications products and assists with special events by performing the following duties.

Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  1. Conceives and produces regular content for website; social-media channels to include Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn; and weekly e-newsletter, Washington Report.
  2. Writes news and feature articles for NATIONAL GUARD magazine.
  3. Assists with final editing and proofreading of all NGAUS communication products.
  4. Assists with dissemination of weekly e-newsletter, Washington Report.
  5. Produces short in-house weekly e-newsletter for employee awareness of association activities and achievements.
  6. Takes photographs for magazine and other directorates.
  7. Assists with photo searches for NGAUS communications products.
  8. Manages association Flickr photo account.
  9. Assists with administration of NGAUS website.
  10. Assists with conception and development of NGAUS advertising materials, marketing collaterals and special communications products.
  11. Assists with association event planning, marketing and execution.
  12. Works with other departmental staff to conceive of a personal professional development strategy to include, but not be limited to, staying current with communications trends and technologies and attending association media and publishing seminars, and other communication workshops and training.

Interested parties should email a resume (two pages maximum), three published writing samples (web writing included) and three references to patricia.oconnell@ngaus.org by close of business on March 26, 2018.